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meager

adjective
variants: or

meagre

Synonyms and Antonyms of meager

  1. less plentiful than what is normal, necessary, or desirable ever since he started the diet, his dinners have been more meager than he would like Synonyms exiguous, hand-to-mouth, light, niggardly, poor, scant, scanty, scarce, skimp, skimpy, slender, slim, spare, sparing, sparse, stingy Related Words deficient, inadequate, insufficient, lacking, short, wanting; bare, bare-bones; least, littlest, lowest, mere, minimal, slightest; slight, small, thin; barren, infertile, sterile, unfruitful, unproductive Phrases thin on the ground Near Antonyms adequate, enough, satisfactory, sufficient, tolerable; fat, fecund, fertile, fruitful, prolific, rich; lavish, luxuriant; blooming, bursting, flourishing, proliferative, swarming, teeming, thriving; excess, extra, surplus Antonyms abundant, ample, bountiful, copious, generous, liberal, plenteous, plentiful


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